Archive for July, 2007

The Basis for Forgiveness Forgiveness Notes #3

Monday, July 30th, 2007

God’s forgiveness of men and women. At the beginning of Christ’s ministry John the Baptist announced the purpose of it when he pointed to Jesus as the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world. John 1:29. The Lord Himself made it clear that His death was the basis for forgiveness. Mt […]

Homeschooling in the Hard times

Monday, July 30th, 2007

I am doing some research and am wondering if you’d help me. If you have homeschooled when life is tough, would you be willing to answer a questionnaire for me? I have written some questions that I wonder about and that I know others have had to deal with. If it’s not you but a […]

Introduction to Forgiveness You can’t Live without it study Notes #2

Sunday, July 29th, 2007

*More notes from the forgiveness study at camp. Let’s start with us 1. What do you know (or think you know) about forgiveness?   2. Where did you learn what you know? Question: How much do you trust what you know about forgiveness to really serve you well in life? Popular ideas on forgiveness *Forgiveness […]

Just like me

Sunday, July 29th, 2007

On Friday, I met with a group of women just like me. We all have husbands in prison. Most of us recognized each other from visits. I was invited by the woman I had lunch with before. I wrote about that here. I settled right in feeling very comfortable even though I was surrounded by […]

Works of God

Sunday, July 29th, 2007

  Sunday night is better than never right?   My works of God weekend post ties in with all the learning and growing God has been doing in my life.   On Monday night, at our ladies’ Bible study, I asked prayer for God to provide some things that James and I need. These things […]

Works of God Weekend

Thursday, July 26th, 2007

Please consider participating in the Works of God Weekend with me. Leave a way that God worked in your life this week here in the comments, or post it on your own blog and link back here. **Here is mine.    

Amusement break

Thursday, July 26th, 2007

Last night, on the way home, James said quite seriously, “I did not know that they had electricity in World War II.” I said, “You didn’t!” He said, “No. I didn’t think it was invented until 1988.” I guess 1988 was sooooo long ago! I told him that it was discovered in the 17oo’s (I […]

Forgiveness Bible Passage Summary Notes #1

Thursday, July 26th, 2007

I mentioned that the sessions at camp were wonderful and that I wanted to share the notes with you. I will probably add them little by little. Here is a summary of the Bible passages the speaker used. *I need to forgive others as God has forgiven me Eph 4:32 *I need to have God’s […]

I didn’t know

Wednesday, July 25th, 2007

I didn’t know that our friendly neighbor– The one *that waves at us on sunny afternoons across the fence *that smiles at James splashing in the pool *that takes his baby girl on stroller rides and shops at our store *that chats with James and I while he’s shopping That one? I didn’t know he […]

Sigh

Tuesday, July 24th, 2007

That’s the sort of day I’m having. I’m so tired. I’m not sure how to describe it. Just tired. James is finishing up sports camp this week. It’s good for him. It just makes our slow paced mornings a hurry hurry morning and I do not like that. I had absolutely no motivation to do […]